Thursday, October 20, 2011

Opal C. Subler (October 18, 2011)

Opal C. Subler age 101 of North Star passed away at 8:15 P.M. on Tuesday, October 18, 2011 at Briarwood Village in Coldwater. Opal was born November 19, 1909 in North Star to the late Albert & Agnes (Barga) Henry. On July 23, 1929 she married Alfred H. Subler who died on August 29, 1994.

Surviving are daughters, Dianne Hemmelgarn of North Star, Suzanne Budde of Maria Stein, Barbara (Jack) Feverston and Elaine (Vernon) McEldowney of Centerville; two sons, Richard Subler and Bruce (Darla) Subler of North Star; sisters, Magdalen Niekamp of North Star and Ann Huber of Dayton; a brother, Roger (Alma) Henry of Dayton; sister-in-law, Henrietta Henry of St. Henry; and 15 grandchildren and 28 great grandchildren.

Deceased are three sons-in-law, Ed Hemmelgarn, Walter Budde and Al Hemmelgarn; daughter-in-law, Rita (McEldowney) Subler; brothers, Basil and Lawrence Henry; sisters, Mary Bergman and Bernadine Miller; and a grandchild and great grandchild.

She was a life-long member of North Star’s St. Louis Catholic Church and St. Anne’s Sodality.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:30 A.M. on Saturday, October 22, 2011 at St. Louis Catholic Church in North Star with Rev Fr. David Zink celebrant. Burial will follow in St. Louis Cemetery, North Star. The family will receive friends on Friday from 4:00 to 8:00 P.M. at Bailey Zechar Funeral Home in Versailles and Saturday morning from 9:00 to 10:00 A.M. at the church. Memorial contributions may be made to the donor’s choice. Condolences for the family may be expressed through